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Zev Yaroslavsky

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  • Supervisorial candidates debate environmental issues

    Supervisorial candidates debate environmental issues
    Candidates seeking to replace Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky offered competing views on how to cut carbon emissions, clean storm water, replenish local water sources and lure more Angelenos out of their cars during a wide-ranging debate...
  • Sheila Kuehl seeks a legislative encore with L.A. supervisor bid

    Sheila Kuehl seeks a legislative encore with L.A. supervisor bid
    It was 1959 when Sheila Kuehl, an 18-year-old UCLA student, first fell in love with a woman. For a year, Kuehl stashed daily letters from her in a dresser drawer at her Westwood sorority house. One day, Kuehl walked into the sorority den and was stunned...
  • Third district candidates put the spotlight on arts, culture funding

    Third district candidates put the spotlight on arts, culture funding
    The push to succeed the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors’ most arts-friendly member brought six candidates in the third district race to LACMA on Wednesday for a “Culture and Creativity” forum. Organized by Arts for LA, a...
  • Group supporting Bobby Shriver for county supervisor gets $100,000

    Group supporting Bobby Shriver for county supervisor gets $100,000
    A group supporting Bobby Shriver's bid to fill the office being vacated by Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has received $100,000 from a national carpenters union. The United Brotherhood of Carpenters gave the contribution to the Citizens...
  • Carpenters union donates $100,000 to group supporting Bobby Shriver

    Carpenters union donates $100,000 to group supporting Bobby Shriver
    A group supporting Bobby Shriver's bid to fill the office being vacated by Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky has received $100,000 from a national trade union. The United Brotherhood of Carpenters gave the contribution to the Citizens...
  • In a welcome move, the supervisors create an Office of Child Protection

    In a welcome move, the supervisors create an Office of Child Protection
    Call it the art of letting go. In agreeing Tuesday to create a new Los Angeles County Office of Child Protection, the Board of Supervisors in effect acknowledged that its five members can't meet their responsibility to protect children at risk of abuse or...
  • L.A. County requires electronic filings of campaign finance reports

    Los Angeles County supervisors voted Tuesday to require candidates to file their campaign finance reports electronically, allowing the public to see them quicker. The supervisors voted 4 to 0 with Gloria Molina absent to adopt the rule, which county...
  • County board wants more study of child protection reform plan

    County board wants more study of child protection reform plan
    Los Angeles County supervisors have begun weighing a blue ribbon commission panel's recommendations to dramatically rework the safety net for tens of thousands of abused and neglected children. If the main recommendations are approved, it would mark the...
  • L.A. County leaders consider reforms of child services

    L.A. County leaders consider reforms of child services
    Los Angeles County supervisors have begun weighing recommendations to dramatically rework the safety net for tens of thousands of abused and neglected children, including what would be the most significant reorganization of county government since 2007....
  • Candidates in L.A. supervisors' 3rd District race issue arts support

     Candidates in L.A. supervisors' 3rd District race issue arts support
    The Los Angeles arts scene is about to lose its best friend among elected officials, as Zev Yaroslavsky steps down from the county Board of Supervisors after 20 years, having run up against term limits. It's not certain whether his successor will...
  • Mayor Garcetti endorses John Duran for L.A. County supervisor

    Mayor Garcetti endorses John Duran for L.A. County supervisor
    Joining a small but influential list of backers, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti endorsed John Duran on Wednesday to replace the retiring Zev Yaroslavsky on the Board of Supervisors. Garcetti is the highest-profile elected official to back Duran's come-...